Unformatted text preview: special education through the “Individualized Education Program” or IEP. The program is simply a plan that is specifically drawn up in order to convene the distinct educational needs of an individual person. The handbook addresses the program’s means for qualifying individuals and specifying their respective needs. It then defines that schools are required to provide each and every student with a “free and appropriate public education” in the “least restrictive environment.” The MDLC also points out means of disciplinary actions for children in special education. The final point it makes is that all records are guaranteed to be made accessible to the parents of each individual....
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- Fall '08
- Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Individualized Education Program, Disability Law Center